Wayfair’s Bridal Registry Unveils the Most Popular Wedding Gifts For The Kitchen
The KitchenAid Stand Mixer has been the top bridal gift year after year. This year, pastel colors are the most popular. All images courtesy of Wayfair.
Are you shopping for your kitchen? Or do you need the perfect wedding gift? Either way, here are Wayfair’s 5 most popular wedding gift categories:
1. Healthy living kitchen products
It looks like brides — and Wayfair shoppers, in general — are focused on health. Juicer searches are up 82 percent over last year. This secures their spot as one of the top appliances consumers want in their kitchen.
KitchenAid Juicer Attachment, $180
Cuisinart Stainless Juicer, $270
Big Mouth Pro Juicer, $90
Cuisinart Citrus Juicer, $39
2. High-end restaurant tools
Home cooks want to be more like professional chefs. As we develop a more sophisticated “foodie” palate, we need new kitchen products. Items like sous-vide slow cookers (up 54 percent), digital multi-function cookers and air fryers are on the must-have shortlist.
8-in-1 Electric Air Fryer, $198
9-in-1 Multi-Function Pressure Cooker, $109
Chef Series Digital Sous Vide, $150
3. Pastel-colored appliances
Spring (and wedding season) are obviously here. Pastel-colored appliances are hot — and the top manufacturers are making sure a good selection is available. According to Wayfair, the KitchenAid Mixer continues to be a wedding gift staple. And now you can get one from the Artisan Stand Mixer collection in pink, blue and other pastels. Here are some of the pastel pieces registered by brides:
SMEG Stand Mixer, $470
KitchenAid Artisan Stand Mixer, $500
SMEG 50s Style Toaster, $176
4. Home barista products
Gourmet coffee will never go out of style. And it looks like customers are opting to create their specialty latte at home instead of waiting in line for the paper cup version. Searches for cold brew are up 50 percent. Coffee and espresso makers have more than doubled in popularity. And the champion in this category is the pour-over coffee maker, up 82 percent.
KBTS Pour-Over Coffee Brewer, $300
Bodum Pour-Over Coffee Maker, $30
KitchenAid Cold Brew Coffee Maker, $130
Cuisinart Cold Brew Coffee Maker, $185
Grosche Pour-Over Coffee Maker, $40
5. Memorable home entertaining
More and more consumers are looking to create an entertaining experience at home that rivals going out. Products that make a houseguest’s visit memorable are trending. According to Wayfair, “Searches for popcorn machines alone have grown by 41 percent and items such as cotton candy machines and soft serve ice cream makers are also increasing in popularity.”
Cotton Candy Cart, $636
Vintage Kettle Popcorn Maker, $84
Cusinart Soft Serve Ice Cream Maker, $185